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Harvard University

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Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 495-3109

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: February 1
Application Fee: $85
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 12.9% 17.9%
LSAT Score (Median) 173 173
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 170-175 170-175
GPA (Median) 3.90 3.86
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.80-3.97 3.75-3.96
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NY NY
School's bar passage rate: 97.2% 97.3%
State overall bar passage rate: 75.7% 72.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +21.5% +24.6%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 90.5% 92.7%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 92.1% 94.4%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $64,978 $58,242
Room and Board: $24,508 $21,373
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 45.6% 47.8%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $24,430 $21,080
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $164,331 $149,754
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 76.4% 72.2%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 1737 N/A
Men: 50.0% 51.3%
Women: 49.8% 48.7%
White: 50.4% N/A
Black: 6.9% N/A
Hispanic: 8.3% N/A
Asian: 10.7% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 7.6 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 344 N/A
Male: 66.9% N/A
Female: 33.1% N/A
Minority: 16.9% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $180,000 $160,000
Public Sector (Median): $60,000 $58,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 3,018,822 2,952,472